Disease Information for Spine, tuberculosis

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Clinical Manifestations
Signs & Symptoms
Acute Chest Pain in Children
Chest Pain
Psoas sign positive
Hypertonia
Active reflexes
Hyperreflexia/DTRs increased
Acute Back Pain
Back Pain
Back Pain on Percussion/Spine
Back/Spine/Axial Pain
Backache
Chronic Back Pain
Dorsal Spine Pain
Low Back Pain in Children
Mid-back pain
Spinal/Spinal process/tenderness
Spine pain/vertebral skeletal pain
Swelling Low Back Area
Fever
High body temperature
Short stature
Short stature Child
Clinical Presentation & Variations
Presentation/Back pain Hyperreflexia Incontinence
Disease Progression
Course/Chronic disorder
Course/Chronic only
Laboratory Tests
Microbiology & Serology Findings
Gamma interferon release/Lymphocyte TBC antigen
Abnormal Lab Findings (Non Measured)
QuantiFERON-TB (QFT) Abnormal
Diagnostic Test Results
Other Tests & Procedures
Skin test positive
Pathology
PATH/Granulomatous tissue/specimen
CT Scan
MRI/Spine/vertebral STIR sequence
CT Scan/Chest abnormal
CT scan/Spine abnormal/Skeletal
CT Scan/Vertebral lesion
MRI/Spine/vertebral abscess/lesion
X-RAY
Xray/Chest abnormal
Xray/Chest film/extrapulmonary abnormal
Xray/Chest/Lung fields/Abnormal
Xray/Spine Abnormal
Xray/Vertebral lesion
Associated Diseases & Rule outs
Associated Disease & Complications
Arthritis Axial Skeleton
Granulomatous arthritis/Synovitis
Lateral scoliosis/Rotosclerosis
Myelopathy manifestations/involvement
Pott's disease (spinal tuberculosis)
Scoliosis
Chest Deformity
Disease Mechanism & Classification
Specific Agent
AGENT/Acid-fast bacteria (category)
AGENT/Mycobacterium (ex)
Class
CLASS/Vertebra/Spine disorder (ex)
Pathophysiology
Pathophysiology/Granulomatous Infection
Process
PROCESS/Complicating disorder (ex)
PROCESS/Complicating/Specific process disorder (ex)
PROCESS/Infection/agent specific (category)
PROCESS/Inflammatory/Granulomatous disease (ex)
PROCESS/Granulomatous Disease
Treatment
Drug Therapy - Indication
RX/Antibiotic
RX/Antituberculosis antibiotic
RX/Isoniazide (INH)
Surgical Procedures or Treatments
SX/Surgery
Definition

Osteitis or caries of the vertebrae, usually occurring as a complication of tuberculosis of the lungs.

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